Jackie Dale Ree, USAF (Retired), 85, a veteran U.S. Air Force communications expert, passed away Friday, January 22, 2021 in San Bernardino, CA. Private family service. He was born May 9, 1934 in Arkansas to Otha G. Ree and Nola Parks Ree. Jack served 28 years in the military including Air Force, Army and Kansas National Guard. He was the recipient of many prestigious awards and commendations during his military tenure. After his military retirement he worked for California State Job Service as a veteran representative. In addition, he was a private pilot and a member of local pilot clubs. Jack D. Ree was as a long time resident of Beaumont, CA. He was preceded in death by his parents, older brothers Bob and Bill. He is survived by his wife Candace, step daughter Crystal, daughter Julie Ree, nephews Gregg Ree and Jason Ree, nieces Janis Johnson and Amanda Ree.